As Canada’s westernmost province, British Columbia real estate is surrounded by lush forests and scenic mountains to the east and a wondrous Pacific oceanfront to the west. The coastal province is known for some of the most beautiful scenery in all of Canada, mild winters and plenty of year-round activities for all.
World-class skiing and snowboarding mountains are accessible, including Whistler Blackcomb, which hosted the 2010 Winter Olympics. For those who prefer a metropolitan lifestyle, Vancouver is a bustling city with a thriving arts and culture scene, and an incredible selection of top-tier dining. The third-largest city in Canada, Vancouver is one of the country’s most diverse and consistently ranked one of the most livable cities in the world. It has also become the go-to set for many popular feature films and television shows, earning itself the nickname, "Hollywood North."
The province is also home to Canada's largest and most diversified port, Port Metro Vancouver, which does more than $172 billion in trade, while Victoria is one of the largest producers of tech products in North America. From world-class sports and scenic activities to world-class dining and city living, real estate in British Columbia offers plenty of opportunities for everyone.